Ukraine national under-19 football team


The Ukraine national under-19 football team (Ukrainian: Юнацька збірна України з футболу (U-19)) also known as the Junior football team of Ukraine represents Ukraine in international football in the UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship and finals of the FIFA U-20 World Cup.

Ukraine Under-19
AssociationUkrainian Association of Football
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachVolodymyr Yezerskiy
Most capsDenys Harmash (27)
Top scorerDmytro Korkishko (15)
FIFA codeUKR
First colours
Second colours
First international
Ukraine 3 - 0  Andorra
(2001)
Biggest win
 San Marino 0 - 6 Ukraine
San Marino; (26 September 2006)
 Myanmar 0 - 6 Ukraine
Whangarei, New Zealand; (2 June 2015)
Biggest defeat
 Spain 3 - 0 Ukraine
(20 August 2006)
European Championship
Appearances5 (first in 2004)
Best resultChampions (2009)

It is formed by its head coach who is appointed and directed by the Ukrainian Association of Football, the governing body for football in Ukraine.

Overview


Ukraine national under-19 football team is the second youth national football team in the country after the national under-21 football team. Previously it was known as Ukraine national under-18 football team before competitions shifted back in 1999. The team represents Ukraine at the continental championship for under-19 national teams (previously under-18). Most often a lot of its players formerly participated in continental and World competitions for national under-17 football teams. Upon a successful performance at the European championship for the under-19 teams it qualifies for the FIFA U-20 World Cup that is organized for teams of under-20.

Ukraine national under-19 football team has good traditions which it inherited from its parent Soviet national youth football team providing such players like Serhiy Scherbakov and Oleg Salenko for the Ukraine main national team.

The under-19 football team has its reserve team known as under-18 football team that also participates in preparations to the under-19 football competitions.

Until 2002 the team played as the national under-18 football team for Ukraine. Its first game it played in 1994 away against Israel losing it 0–2.

Honours

Head coaches


Tournaments


Official

Invitationals

Official tournaments

Unlike the under-21 team, the continental competitions for under-19 take place on annual basis starting from 1992.

European championship
Under-18 competitions
Under-19 competitions
UEFA European Under-19 Championship record Elite Round
Year Round GP W D* L GF GA Squad GP W D L GF GA
2002Did not qualify Qualification round
2003
2004Semi-finals413032Squad 321062
2005Did not qualify 320155
2006 320154
2007 Qualification round
2008 320153
2009Champions532083Squad Bye as host
2010Did not qualify 311153
2011 302112
2012 320153
2013 310224
2014Group stage311123Squad 321050
2015Group stage301237Squad 321073
2016Did not qualify 311143
2017 310234
2018Semi-finals421147Squad 321042
2019Did not qualify 311187
2020Tournament Canceled Tournament Canceled
Total5/18197842022 42219126545

FIFA U-20 World Cup

FIFA U-20 World Cup record
Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
1977Part of the  Soviet Union
1979
1981
1983
1985
1987
1989
1991
1993Did not qualify
1995
1997
1999
2001Round of 1611th412165
2003Did not qualify
2005Round of 1612th411277
2007Did not qualify
2009
2011
2013
2015Round of 169th4220101
2017Did not qualify
2019Champions1st7610134
2021Did not qualify
TotalChampions4/151910633617

Recent results


2018 UEFA European Under-19 Championship

Group B
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Ukraine 3 2 1 0 4 2 +2 7 Knockout stage and
2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup
2  France 3 2 0 1 11 2 +9 6
3  England 3 1 1 1 4 8 4 4 FIFA U-20 World Cup play-off
4  Turkey 3 0 0 3 2 9 7 0
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Group stage tiebreakers
1/2 finals
Ukraine 0–5 Portugal
Report

2019 UEFA European Under-19 Championship

Qualifying round
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Ukraine 3 2 0 1 6 3 +3 6[lower-alpha 1] Elite round
2  Norway 3 2 0 1 4 3 +1 6[lower-alpha 1]
3  Slovakia 3 2 0 1 6 5 +1 6[lower-alpha 1]
4  Albania (H) 3 0 0 3 0 5 5 0
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Qualification tiebreakers
(H) Host
Notes:
  1. Head-to-head results: Norway 1–2 Slovakia, Ukraine 1–2 Norway, Slovakia 1–4 Ukraine. Head-to-head standings:
    • Ukraine: 3 pts, +2 GD (5 GF, 3 GA)
    • Norway: 3 pts, 0 GD (3 GF, 3 GA)
    • Slovakia: 3 pts, −2 GD (3 GF, 5 GA)
Elite round
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Italy (H) 3 2 1 0 7 3 +4 7 Final tournament
2  Ukraine 3 1 1 1 8 7 +1 4[lower-alpha 1]
3  Belgium 3 1 1 1 6 7 1 4[lower-alpha 1]
4  Serbia 3 0 1 2 2 6 4 1
Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Qualification tiebreakers
(H) Host
Notes:
  1. Head-to-head result: Belgium 2–5 Ukraine.

Forthcoming Fixtures


2020 UEFA European Under-19 Championship

Qualifying round
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Ukraine 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Elite round
2  Sweden (H) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3  Slovenia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Elite round if best third-placed team
4  Estonia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 13 November 2019. Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Qualification tiebreakers
(H) Host

Current Team


Latest squad

The following 20 players have been called up to the 2019 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualification elite round.[1]

Head coach: Serhiy Nahornyak

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Club
1 1GK Anatoliy Trubin (2001-08-01)1 August 2001 (aged 18) Shakhtar Donetsk
12 1GK Dani Ltayf (2000-05-01)1 May 2000 (aged 19) Olimpik Donetsk

2 2DF Kristian Bilovar (2001-02-05)5 February 2001 (aged 19) Dynamo Kyiv
3 2DF Bohdan Biloshevskyi (2000-01-12)12 January 2000 (aged 20) Dynamo Kyiv
4 2DF Roman Slyva (2000-09-23)23 September 2000 (aged 19) Karpaty Lviv
5 2DF Ihor Snurnitsyn (2000-03-07)7 March 2000 (aged 20) Olimpik Donetsk
9 2DF Nazar Muravskyi (2000-02-03)3 February 2000 (aged 20) Shakhtar Donetsk
13 2DF Maksym Ahapov (2000-02-28)28 February 2000 (aged 20) Zorya Luhansk

17 3MF Yaroslav Nadolskyi (2001-03-01)1 March 2001 (aged 19) Dynamo Kyiv
19 3MF Heorhiy Tsitaishvili (2000-11-18)18 November 2000 (aged 19) Dynamo Kyiv
6 3MF Artem Shulyanskyi (2001-04-11)11 April 2001 (aged 18) Dynamo Kyiv
7 3MF Mykhaylo Mudryk (2001-01-05)5 January 2001 (aged 19) Arsenal Kyiv
8 3MF Artem Bondarenko (2000-08-21)21 August 2000 (aged 19) Shakhtar Donetsk
10 3MF Dmytro Kryskiv (2000-10-06)6 October 2000 (aged 19) Shakhtar Donetsk
15 3MF Ivan Zhelizko (2001-02-12)12 February 2001 (aged 19) Karpaty Lviv
16 3MF Oleh Horin (2000-02-02)2 February 2000 (aged 20) FC Lviv

21 4FW Vladyslav Supriaha (2000-02-15)15 February 2000 (aged 20) Dynamo Kyiv
11 4FW Oleksiy Kashchuk (2000-06-29)29 June 2000 (aged 19) Shakhtar Donetsk
14 4FW Artem Kholod (2000-01-22)22 January 2000 (aged 20) Shakhtar Donetsk
18 4FW Danylo Sikan (2001-04-16)16 April 2001 (aged 18) FC Mariupol

See also


References